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Case 12

Surgical Pathology Case

Clinical Information

 

A 47-year-old female had left hemithyroidectomy due to a nodular lesion.

Gross Description

 

The left thyroid lobe contained a 1.8 cm well-circumscribed mass with a thick capsule.

 

 

 

 

 

HE, 2

HE, 4

 

 

Normal thyroid tissue, HE, 40

Neoplastic thyroid tissue, HE, 40

 

 

 

 

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Source: Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE